Programs

Performing Arts(A.A)

This course of study is designed to encourage awareness of the concepts and principles that will guide the responsible development of the diverse Caribbean artistic community towards successful integration into the world of work, new artistic expressions and preservation of the existing art forms. Through the creative processes and the rigor of cultural enterprise and training, students will acquire the confidence that will have a greater impact on the management of the physical, social and economic environment that they encounter. These processes and training will contribute to the development of the Ideal Caribbean Person who demonstrates multiple literates, independent and critical thinking, values and displays the creative imagination in its various manifestations and nurtures its development in the economic and entrepreneurial spheres in all other areas of life.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Candidate MUST have Five (5) subjects at CXC General Proficiency including Mathematics, English, History or Literature.



General Education Requirements

Communication Studies Caribbean Studies Integrated Maths
COMM1001 Module 1 - Gathering and Processing Information
COMM1002 Module 2 - Language and Community
COMM1003 Module 3 - Speaking and Writing
CCST1181 Module 1 - Caribbean Society and Culture
CCST1182 Module 2 - Issues in Caribbean Development
CCST1183 Module 3 - Investigating Issues in the Caribbean
CMTH1331 Module 1 - Foundations of Mathematics
CMTH1332 Module 2 - Statistics
CMTH1333 Module 3 - Calculus


Core Courses: Students can choose one of the combinations below.

Performing Arts Unit 1
Performing Arts Unit 2
Literatures in English Unit 1 and/or Unit 2
History Unit 1 and/or Unit 2

PERFORMING ARTS UNIT 1 BUSINESS FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS
PART1231 Module 1: Business Feasibility
PART1232 Module 2: Business Development and Planning
PART1233 Module 3: Project Planning for the Arts

PERFORMING ARTS UNIT 2 THEORY, PRACTICE AND INNOVATION (DANCE)
PART2231 Module 1: History and the Dancing body
PART2232 Module 2: Technique and Performance Skills
PART2233 Module 3: Choreography and Performance

HISTORY UNIT 1
HIST1091 Module 1: Indigenous Societies
HIST1092 Module 2: Slave Systems: Character and Dismantlement
HIST1093 Module 3: Freedom in Action

HISTORY UNIT 2
HIST2091 Module 1: Atlantic World: Interactions
HIST2092 Module 2: Atlantic Development: Identity and Industry
HIST2093 Module 3: International Relations: Conflict and Liberation

LITEREATURES IN ENGLISH UNIT 1
CLIE1111 Module 1: Shakespearean Drama
CLIE1112 Module 2: British, American, Postcolonial Poetry
CLIE1113 Module 3: Caribbean and British, American or Postcolonial Prose

LITERATURES IN ENGLISH UNIT 2
CLIE2111 Module 1: Shakespearean and Modern Drama
CLIE2112 Module 2: Caribbean Poetry
CLIE2113 Module 3: British, American, Postcolonial Prose Fiction